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PARENTS • Back to School



Back to School

 

Mayo principal welcoms students on first day of classes

The start of the school year is an exciting time for students, parents and school staff. Here you will find helpful information to help make the start of the school year a pleasant and productive experience. Click on any topic to reveal more information and links to details.

 

Important Dates

Classes begin August 20

See also PARENTS - ATTENDANCE INFORMATION which includes school daily start and end times.

View our district calendar for important school dates and events.

2015 Back-to-School Events at Schools
School Event Date Time Notes
Academy Central Back to School Night Sept. 17   PreK-2 grades
Academy Central Back to School Night Sept. 3   3 grade
Academy Central Back to School Night Sept. 29   4-6 grades
Anderson Back to School Night Sept. 2 3:30-6 p.m.  
Bell Meet and Greet Aug. 19 2-3 p.m.  
Burroughs Back to School Night Aug. 17 5:30-7 p.m.  
Carnegie        
Carver Back to School Night Aug. 18 6:30 p.m.  
Celia Clinton Meet the Teacher Aug. 19 4-6 p.m.  
Central HS Back to School Night Aug. 18 12-4 p.m.  
Central JH Back to School Night Aug. 18 12-4 p.m.   
Chouteau        
Clinton Back to School Aug. 17 5-7 p.m. 6 grade
Clinton Back to School Aug. 18 5-7 p.m. 7 grade
Clinton Back to School Aug. 19 5-7 p.m. 8 grade
Columbus Back to School Night w/      
Columbus PTA Back to School Bash Aug. 28 6-8 p.m.  
Cooper Back to School Night Aug. 28 5:30-7 p.m.  
Disney Meet the Teacher Aug. 18 2-3:15 p.m.  
Disney Back to School Night Sept. 15 5:30-7 p.m.   
Dual Language Back to School Night Aug. 18 5-7:30 p.m.  
East Central JH Back to School Night Aug. 27 4-6:30 p.m.  
East Central HS Back to School Night Sept. 15 4-7 p.m.  
ECDC Bunche Meet the Teacher Night Aug. 18 12-2 p.m.  
ECDC Porter Meet the Teacher Night Aug. 18 2-3 p.m.  
ECDC Reed Meet the Teacher Night Aug. 18 2-3 p.m.  
Edison HS Back to School Night Sept. 10 6:30 p.m.  
Edison JH Back to School Night Sept. 8 6:30 p.m.  
Eisenhower Back to School Night Aug. 27 6-7:30 p.m.  
Eliot Meet the Teacher Aug. 18 10 a.m.-noon  
Eliot Back to School Night Sept. 3 6:30-7:45 p.m.  
Emerson Back to School Night Aug. 18 5:30-7 p.m.  
Eugene Field Back to School Night Aug. 19 5-6:30 p.m.  
Eugene Field Neightborhood Walkabout Early Sept. TBD  
Gilcrease Back to School Night Sept. 15 6-7:30 p.m.  
Grimes Back to School Night Aug. 18 5-7:30 p.m.  
Grissom Meet the Teacher Aug. 18 4-6 p.m.  
Grissom Back to School Night Aug. 27 6-7:30 p.m. PreK-2 grades
Grissom Back to School Night Sept. 3 6-7:30 p.m. 3-6 grades
Hale JH Back to School Night Sept. 15 4:30-7:30 p.m.  
Hale HS Back to School Night Aug. 17 5-7-p.m. 10-12 grade
Hale HS Back to School Night Aug. 18 5-7 p.m. 9 grade
Hamilton Back to School Night Sept. 18 6-7:30 p.m.  
Hawthorne Back to School Night Aug. 19 4-6 p.m.  
Hoover Back to School Night Aug. 18 4:30-7:30 p.m.  
Jackson        
Jones Back to School Lunch/Supply Disb. Aug. 16 TBD  
Jones Meet the Teacher Night Aug. 19 3:30-5 p.m.  
Kendall-Whittier       See Sequoyah
Kerr Back to School Might Aug. 18 3:30-6 p.m.  
Key Back to School Night Aug. 18 4:30-6 p.m.  
Lanier PTA Cookout Aug. 18 3-6 p.m.  
Lee Meet the Teacher Aug. 18 2-4 p.m.  
Lewis & Clark Meet the Teacher Night Aug. 18 4:30-6:30 p.m.  
Lewis & Clark Open House Sept. 24 4:30-6:30 p.m.  
Lindbergh Meet the Teacher Aug. 19 3-5 p.m.  
MacArthur Back to School Night Aug. 18 3-5 p.m.  
Margaret Hudson Orientations Aug. 20 & 21 10 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Mark Twain Meet the Teacher Night Aug. 18 2-4 p.m.  
Mark Twain EC Parent Welcome Mtg Aug. 20 8:30 a.m.  
Mark Twain Back to School Night/Title I Mtg. Sept. 17 5:30-7 p.m.  
Marshall Parent/Student Orientation Aug. 18 6:30-8 p.m.  
Mayo Back to School Night Aug. 18 6:30-8 p.m.  
McClure Back to School Aug. 18 5-7 p.m. Parent orientation and visiting classrooms
McKinley Meet the Teacher Aug. 18 4-5:30 p.m.  
McLain 7th Gr. Academy Meet & Greet Aug. 17 4:30-6:30 p.m.  
McLain 7th Gr. Academy Back to School Night Sept. 3 6-8 p.m.  
McLain HS Open House Sept. 10 5-7 p.m.  
Memorial  Back to School Night Sept. 10 6-8:30 p.m.  
Mitchell PTA Popsicle Event Aug. 19 3-4 p.m.  
Mitchell Back to School Night Sept. 3 5-8 p.m.  
Monroe Back to School Night Aug. 21 5-7 p.m.  
Owen Meet the Teacher Aug. 18 3:30-5 p.m.  
Park        
Patrick Henry Meet the Teacher Aug. 17 5-6:30 p.m.  
Patrick Henry Open House Sept. 17 5-7 p.m.  
Peary Watermelon Meet the Teacher  Aug. 18 3:15-6:15 p.m.  
Penn Back to School Night Sept. 9 5-6:30 p.m.  
Phoenix Rising        
Remington Back to School Bash Aug. 12 5:30-7:30 p.m. Location at Carbondale Assembly of God 
Remington Meet the Teacher Aug. 18 5:30-7 p.m. Location at Carbondale Assembly of God 
Robertson Back to School Aug. 18 4:30-6 p.m.  
Rogers HS Schedule Pick-up Aug. 18 9 a.m.-3 p.m.  
Roger JR Schedule Pick-up Aug. 17 9 a.m.-3 p.m.    
Roger JR Back to School Night Sept. 1 5:30-7:30 p.m.  
Salk Meet & Greet Aug. 18 3:30-6:30 p.m.  
Sequoyah Neightborhood Walk Aug. 17 TBD  
Sequoyah KW Neighborhood Back to School Night Aug. 18 3-6 p.m. Sequoyah is hosting event for KW.
Skelly Meet the Teacher  Aug. 17 4-5:30 p.m. 1-6 grades
Springdale        
Thoreau 6 grade Orientation Aug. 18 6-8:30 p.m.  
TRAICE Academy Orientations Aug. 18 & 19 10 a.m. & 1 p.m.  
Tulsa Learning Academy Back to School Night Aug. 18 6-7:30 p.m.  
Tulsa Met Back to School Night Aug. 13 5:30-7:30 p.m.  
Washington Back to School Night Sept. 10 5:30-8 p.m.  
Webster Schedule Pick-up Aug. 18 5-7 p.m.  
Whitman Back to School Night Aug. 17 5-7 p.m.  
Wright Meet the Teacher Aug. 18 4-6 p.m.  
Zarrow Meet the Teacher Aug. 18 4-5:30 p.m.  
North Tulsa Extravaganza Aug. 18 3-7 p.m.   McLain HS

 

 

Enrollment

How do I determine which school my child should attend?

How do I enroll my child?

  • Parents - Enroll My Child
  • You must supply the listed required documents
  • Click "Enroll Here" or visit the Enrollment Center.

Uniforms

  • Parents -Uniforms
  • Uniforms are required in all schools
  • Each school has a unique uniform policy
  • Contact the school counselor for any available assistance for obtaining uniforms

Supply Lists

Transportation

How do I determine which school my child should attend?

To determine the correct bus stop for your child:

Who do I call if my child has not returned home from school on time?

  • Call your child’s school first and communicate with them
  • If you do not get an answer, call Transportation at 918-833-8100  
  • Note: there is a 10-minute window for delivery and pick at the stop

Who do talk to about special needs students and their applications for transportation?

  • Please call our Special Needs Transportation Representative at 918-833-8148 or csctrans@tulsaschools.org.
  • Note:  there is a 3-5 day processing window for all new applications

Will my child be eligible for continued No Child Left Behind (NCLB) transportation?

  • NCLB transportation is decided on an annual basis and determined after September 1

Meals and Nutrition

To access monthly menu calendars:  

  • Parents - Breakfast/Lunch
  • Options include Breakfast, Lunch (Elementary), Breakfast in the Classroom, Middle/Junior High School - Lunch, and High School - Lunch,

Apply for free or reduced cost meals

 

To prepay online for meals:

Health

PowerSchool

To access your child’s information in PowerSchool:

  • Parents - PowerSchool
  • Select  “Create Account” and provide requested information
  • Sign in to PowerSchool using your created account and password
  • Student data, including class schedules, will be available Aug 14.

School Safety

Make sure accurate emergency contact information is on file in the office at your child's school.

Please obey traffic signs and stay alert when driving in a school zone.

Early pick up from school

School CoMMUNICATIONS

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